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FZPN03 KNHC 160204
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC WED APR 16 2014

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

SECURITE

E PACIFIC FROM THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 3.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC WED APR 16.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC THU APR 17.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI APR 18.

.WARNINGS.

...GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC STORM WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W
N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA
WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13N97W N TO NE WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM EITHER SIDE OF LINE FROM 16N95W
TO 14N95W...INCLUDING GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 13N96W TO 11N98W N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. REMAINDER OF WATERS FROM 10N TO 14N BETWEEN 92W AND 100W
WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND
S SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 15.5N95W TO
14N96W...INCLUDING THE S GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 09N TO 14N BETWEEN 93W
AND 102W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED
NE AND S SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 97N TO 14N BETWEEN 94W AND 103W WINDS
20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 10 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.
.36 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 12N BETWEEN 98W AND 104W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 05N TO 09N BETWEEN 102W AND 106W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT IN MIXED NE AND S SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.FROM WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 19N140W TO 13N125W TO
06N122W TO 08N140W TO 19N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NW AND SE SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 17N140W TO
08N128W TO 06N140W TO 17N140W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NW AND SE SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST FROM 07N TO 09N W OF 138W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS.
SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NW AND SE SWELL.

.S OF 01S BETWEEN 102W AND 120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 8
FT MIXED NW AND SW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 01N120W TO
03.4S105W TO 03.4S120W TO 01N120W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO
9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NW AND SW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST N OF 29N BETWEEN 120W AND 127W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 8 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED N AND S SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST N OF 27N BETWEEN 119W AND 126W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS TO 9 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED N AND S SWELL.

.REMAINDER OF AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

CONVECTION VALID 0300 UTC WED APR 16...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TROUGH FROM 08N77W TO 08N82W TO 05N99W. ITCZ FROM 05N99W
TO 04N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 150 NM OF
LINE FROM 08N80W TO 05N96W...AND WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM
07N120W TO 06N133W.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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